Canadian Open Old Time Fiddle Championship

64th Canadian Open Old Time Fiddle Championship: August 6-10, 2014.

The Canadian Open Old Time Fiddle Championship is an annual tradition in Shelburne, Ontario –  Canada’s top fiddlers gather to compete for the country’s most prestigious prize, Canadian Open Fiddle Champion, as well as thousands of dollars in prizes!


We are very pleased to announce that Linsey and Tyler Beckett will be presenting the Thursday evening show on August 7, 2014 at 7:30 pm. Tickets can be purchased here or at Holmes Appliances, 135 Main St., Shelburne, Ontario.  

The Beckett Family is sure to get your toes tappin’ with their arrangements of traditional country music and old tyme fiddling. Their show captures the corners of traditional music from Western Swing to Bluegrass, includes exhilarating step dancing, down home humour, ole tyme fiddling and special guests. The Beckett Family have three recordings available, “Fiddlin’ 4 Generations,” which included great grandpa, Elmer Beckett, “Changing Times” and their latest, “The Roots of Our Raising.”

Proceeds support the charitable work of the Rotary Club of Shelburne and other local service clubs and organizations.